According to a recent statewide survey, a majority of voters believe that the verdict for former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was “just and fair,” while 16 percent think he “got off easy.”
Ex-mayor of Detroit Kwame Kilpatrick is on trial for corruption. The verdict is in. Users of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram are reacting with jubilation, sadness and cries of racism.
A St. Clair County jury has found a 19-year-old man guilty of first-degree murder, attempted murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the slaying of a Yale man and stabbing of his wife in their home.
A 19-year-old St. Clair County man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the knife slaying of a Yale man.
A Michigan State Police trooper has been found not guilty on seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in the alleged rapes of two women he met at a Lansing strip club.
Jonathan Belton has been found guilty on all charges in the shooting death of an Oak Park police officer.
Ihab Maslamani is facing life in prison. A Macomb County jury has found the 18-year-old accused of carrying out a crime spree that included the gunpoint abduction and killing of a man guilty on all charges.
A former basketball coach at Dundee Middle School has been found guilty of four felonies in connection with a months-long relationship that began last year with a 13-year-old girl.
A 14-year-old from Niles has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of his grandfather.
A federal jury found former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich guilty on Tuesday of one count of lying to federal agents, and the judge said he intends to declare a mistrial on the remaining counts.